YA & NA Sapphic Recs

Hello and welcome to my Young Adult and New Adult sapphic rec list! This is not a complete list at all but I've included a variety of titles, authors and genres and will periodically add to this as and when I come across more books! Contemporary, historical and fantasy all have their own little section (SF is combined with fantasy) and each list is organised alphabetically by author last name. If adult romance is more what you're looking for then you can check out my other rec list here! 

Disclaimer: I created these rec lists entirely by myself and therefore any mistakes are mine. If you know that a specific author / book is missing please fill in this form and  I will add them when I next update the rec list. 

[Last edit: 2/10/2020]


Elizabeth Acevedo:
    Clap When You Land

Dahlia Adler:
    Under the Lights
    Behind the Scenes
    Last Will and Testament
    Night of First Refusal
    Out on Good Behaviour
    Just Visiting 

Lynn Ames:
    Bright Lights of Summer 

K. Ancrum:
    The Weight of the Stars

Becky Albertalli:
    Leah on the Offbear

Mia Archer:
    Beauty and the Geek

Brigitte Bautista:
    Don’t Tell My Mother 

Lexie Bean:
    The Ship We Built

Lisa Jenn Bigelow:
    Starting From Here
    Drum Roll Please

Anna Birch:
    I Kissed Alice

Julie Blair:
    Never Too Late

Molly Booth:
    Nothing Happened 

Jaye Robin Brown:
    Georgia Peaches and Other Forbidden Fruits

Savannah Brown:
    The Truth About Keeping Secrets

Jackie Bushore:
    She’s My Ride Home

Geonn Cannon:
    Girls Don’t Hit 

Amy Rose Capetta:
    Echo After Echo 
    The Lost Coast

Natasha Carter:
    Only the Ocean

Chelsea M Cameron:
    Second Kiss 
    Double Exposure 
    Second Chance 

Alison Cherry:
Look Both Ways

Maya Chhabra:
    Walking on Knives

Audrey Coulthurst:

Abby Crofton:
    Say Yes to the Cheerleader
    Say Yes to the Soccer Player 
    Say Yes to the Ex 

April Daniels:

Emily M Danforth:
    The Miseducation of Cameron Post

Jennifer Duggan:
    Hot Dog Girl

Arden Ellis:
    In Ageless Sleep 

Dana Elemdorf:
    South of Sunshine

Sara Farizan:
    Tell Me Again How A Crush Should Feel 
    If You Could Be Mine 

Gemma Gilmore:

Erin Gough:
    Amelia Westlake
    The Flywheel 

Mira Grant:
    Into the Drowning Deep 

Karen Gregory:

Meg Grehan:
    The Space Between
    The Deepest Breath

Rachel Hawkins:
    Her Royal Highness

J. Hepburn:
    Breaking The Rules

Christine Hepperman:
    Ask Me How I Got Here

Ashley Herring Blake:
    How to Make a Wish 
    Girl Made of Stars 
    Ivy Aberdeen's Letter to the World
    The Mighty Heart of Sunny St. James
Annameekee Hesik:
    Freshman Year (The You Know Who Girls) 
    Driving Lessons

M. Hollis:
    The Paths We Choose
    The Melody of You and Me
Adiba Jaigirdar:
    The Henna Wars

Everly James:
    Royally Yours

Lauren James:
    The Last Beginning

Lauren Karcz:
    The Gallery of Unfinished Girls

Meredith Katz:
    Beauty and Cruelty

Sabina Khan:
    The Love and Lies of Rukhsana Ali 

A. S King:
    Ask the Passengers 

Ellen Klages:
    Passing Strange 

Nina Lacour:
    Everything Leads to You
    We Are Okay 

JC Lillis:
    A & B 

S T Lynn:
    Cinder Ella

Carrie Mac:
    10 Things I Can See From Here
    Crush – Carrie Mac

Siera Maley:
    Dating Sarah Cooper
    Taking Flight 
    Time It Right
    On The Outside
    The Gay Girl's Guide to Ruining Prom

Sarah McCarry:
    About a Girl 

Dana Mele:
    People Like Us 

Saundra Mitchell:
    The Prom 

Diana Moreland:
    Beauty and the Blog

Sarah Nicolas:
    Keeping Her Secret 

Vanessa North:
    Roller Girl

Emily O'Beirne:
    Future Leaders of Nowhere
    All the Ways to Here 
    A Story of Now 
    The Sum of these Things
    Here’s the Thing 
    Points of Departure

Ellyn Oaksmith:
    Chasing Nirvana

Carrie Pack:
    Grrrls on the Side

Julie Anne Peters:
    Keeping You A Secret

Rebecca Podos:
    Like Water 

Kelly Quindlen:
    Her Name in the Sky
    Late to the Party

Charlotte Reagan:
    Just Juliet

Lissa Reed:
    Certainly Possibly You

Zoe Reed:

Nina Revoyr:
    The Necessary Hunger

Juliann Rich:

Gabby Rivera:
    Juliet Takes a Breath 

Sara Ryan:
    Empress of the World

Aminah Mae Safi:
    Tell Me How You Really Feel

Amy Spalding:
    The Summer of Jordi Perez (and the best burger in LA)

S. R. Silcox:
    After Summer: The Girls of Summer
    Alice Henderson on Debut 
    Alice Henderson Makes the Grade

Ceillie Simkiss:
    Learning Curves
    Wrapped Up In You

Keris Stainton:
    My Heart Goes Bang 

Karelia Stetz-Waters
    Forgive Me If I’ve Told You This Before

Jamie Sullivan:
    Prom and Other Hazards

Robin Talley:
    As She Descended 
    Our Own Private Universe
    The Love Curse of Melody McIntyre

Michelle L. Teichman:
    The Space Between 
    Piece by Piece 

M. E Tudor:
    Building Love

Cecilia Vinesse:
    The Summer of Us 

Karis Walsh:
    Set the Stage

Grace Watson:
    The Story of Lizzy and Darcy 

Rebekah Weatherspoon:
    Soul to Keep 

Natasha West:
    By Any Other Name 

Jen Wilde:
    Queens of Geek
    Going off Script
    The Brightsiders

Jacqueline Wilson:
    Love Frankie

Jacqueline Woodson
    The House You Pass on the Way

Kelly York:
    Dirty London 

Kristen Zimmer:
    The Gravity Between Us


Jane Eagland:

Nancy Garden:
    Annie on my Mind 

Sally Nichols
    Things a Bright Girl Can Do

Chinelo Okparanta:
    Under the Udala Trees

Robin Talley:
    Lies We Tell Ourselves 
    Music From Another World


Eliza Andrews:
    Princess of Dorsa

Mia Archer:
    Villains Don’t Date Heroes
    Villains Don’t Save Heroes
    Villains Don’t Train Heroes
    I’m not a Hero 
    I’m not a Villain 

Melissa Barshadoust:
    Girls Made of Snow and Glass
    Girl, Serpent, Thorn

Kalynn Bayron:
    Cinderella is Dead

Effie Calvin:
    The Queen of Ielflaria 

Sophie Cameron:
    Out of the Blue

Becky Chambers:
    The Long Way to a Small Angry Planet

Lyssa Chiavari:
    Cheerleaders from Planet X

Helen Corcoran:
    Queen of Coin and Whispers

Zoraida Cordova:
    Labyrinth Lost

Audrey Coulthurst:
    Of Fire and Stars
    Of Ice and Shadows

Sarah Diemer:
    The Dark Wife
    The Witch Sea 

Corinne Duyvis:

Julia Ember:
    Unicorn Tracks

Moïra Fowley-Doyle:
    Spellbook of the Lost and Found

Christine Lynn Herman:
    The Devouring Grey

Alicia Jasinska:
    The Dark Tide

E. K. Johnston
    The Afterward

Cassandra Khaw:
    Bearly A Lady

C. B Lee:
    Not Your Sidekick

Claire Legrand:
    Sawkill Girls

Malinda Lo:
    A Line in the Dark

Calista Lynne:
    We Awaken

Ella Lyon:

Siera Maley:
    The Noble of Sperath 

Kit Mallory:

Sarah Glenn Marsh:
    Reign of the Fallen
    Song of the Dead 

Seanan McGuire:
    Down Among the Sticks and Bones 

Natasha Ngan:
    Girls of Paper and Fire 
    Girls of Storm and Shadow 

Katie O'Neill:
    Princess Princess Ever After

Rachel Marie Pearcy:
    The Poison Within 

Samantha Shannon:
    The Priory of the Orange Tree 

Emily Skrutskie:
    The Abyss Surrounds Us 
    The Edge of the Abyss

Nina Varela:
    Crier's War
    Iron Heart

Kaitlin Ward:
    Bleeding Earth 

Tiana Warner:
    Ice Massacre
    Ice Crypt 
    Ice Kingdom 

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